|NASA Connect - RTTS - Program Hands On Activity - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
Second segment of Rocket to the Stars contains a preview of the Program's Hands on Activity which allows students to investigate the relationship between height a marble is released and distance a milk carton will travel once the marble hits the milk carton.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Program Hands on Activity
|NASA Connect - GS - Program Hands On Activity - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
Third segment contains a program hands on activity that explores the effect of stress on muscles in the hand. The program hands on activity reviews scatterplots, box and whisker plots and stem and leaf plots.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Good Stress; Muscles; Bones; Stress; Program Hands on Activity; Scatter Plot; Box and Whiskers Plot; Stem and Leaf Plot; Graphs; Plots
|NASA SCI Files - Oil Clean Up - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
Tenth segment of the Ocean Odyssey contains the Hands on Activity, in which students simulate an oil spill and try to clean it up in different ways.
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; The Ocean Odyssey; Tides; Waves; Oceans; Ocean Current; Oil Spill; Hands On Activity; Clean Up Oil; Cleaning Oil Spills
|NASA Connect - Rocket to The Stars - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
NASA Connect video containing four segments as described following. First segment of Rocket to the Stars defines work and energy using the concepts of force, motion, distance, mass, height, and gravity. The work and energy segment covers the Gravitational Potential energy,and Kiinetic Energy equations. The Work and Energy segment next provides a problem that involves the calculation of the Kinetic Energy of 2 different rovers on the planet Mars...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Jennifer Pulley; Energy; Work; Force; Distance; Motion; Joule; Potential energy; Kinetic energy; KE: Gravitational Potential Energy; GPE; Conversation of energy; Program Hands on Activity; Dr. Anita Krishnamurthi; Prometheus; Jupiter's Moons; Propulsion Technology; Nuclear Energy; Nuclear Reaction; Nuclear Fission; Dr. Franklin Chang-Diaz; VASIMR; Variable Specific Impulse; Magnetoplasma Rocket; Plasma; States of Matter
|NASA Connect - Good Stress - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
NASA Connect video containing five segments as described in the following. First segment of Good Stress explains the three types of stress: physical, mental and emotional. The first segment next asks students a series of inquiry based question about data. The first segment continues with an explanation of how data is collected, organized, analyzed and why data analysis is important. The Good Stress segment explains what scatter plots are and how graphing these plots show different trends...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Good Stress; Muscles; Bones; Stress; Jennifer Pulley; Types of Stress; Data; Data Analysis; Graphs; Scatterplot; RJ; Beth Shepard; Types of Muscles; Skeletal Muscle; Smooth Muscle; Cardiac Muscle; Voluntary Muscle; Involuntary Muscle; Leland Melvin; Program Hands on Activity; Box and Whiskers Plot; Stem and Leaf Plot; Graphs; Plots; Program Review; Dr. Marguerite Sognier; Bone Structure; Healthy Bones; Bone Loss
|NASA SCI Files - The Case of The Ocean Odyssey - NASA LaRC Office of Education|
NASA Sci Files video containing the 12 segments described below. First segment of the Ocean Odyssey describes tides and waves and how they are created by the gravitational forces of the sun and moon. Second segment of the Ocean Odyssey describes how the oceans formed and the role of salt in creating currents. Third segment of the Ocean Odyssey describes how the salinity and temperature of water increases its density...
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; The Ocean Odyssey; Tides; Waves; Oceans; Ocean Current; Gravity; How Are Waves Created; How Are Tides Created; How Salt Forms in the Ocean; Salt; North Atlantic Deep Water; NADW; Antarctic Bottom Water; AABW; Density Current; Surface Current; Climate; Velocity; Experiment; Sedimentary Basins; Anaerobic; Oil; How oil forms; Oil production; Oil Exploration; Derrick; Sources of Oil Pollution; Natural Seepage; Topography; Pressure; Submersibles; Oil Spill; Hands On Activity; Clean Up Oil; Cleaning Oil Spills; Imact of Oil Spills; How to clean oil spills; Coastal Currents; Eddies and Filaments; Sargasso Sea